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The first industrial nation

Peter Mathias

The first industrial nation

the economic history of Britain, 1700-1914

by Peter Mathias

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Published by Routledge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter Mathias.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC253 .M36 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 493 p. :
    Number of Pages493
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22753710M
    ISBN 100415266726

    "The First Industrial Nation" charts the changes in the British economy, agriculture, trade finance, labor and transport, from to the inter-war years of the twentieth century. First published in , and now with a new introduction "The First Industrial Nation" is widely recognized as the classic tome on the industrial revolution.   This book argues that in order to get a better understanding of this period and the rise of modern industrial capitalism it is necessary to link the industrial revolution in its various forms to a political and institutional context of state-making and the creation of modern national states.

      The Industrial Revolution, which took place from the 18th to 19th centuries, was a period during which predominantly agrarian, rural societies in Europe and America became industrial . Book Chapter State Formation and the Construction of Institutions for the First Industrial Nation New institutional economics lacks a theory of state formation which could help us to deal with the mega question of why some states became more efficient than others at establishing and sustaining institutions.

    In the same way, path dependence—the way initial choices determine next steps—can influence success in developing industrial products. Nations that made the first investments in the kilobyte computer memory chip used what they learned to achieve advantages in the 4- and megabyte chips. Ch ‘Prologue: the industrial revolution – identity and beginning’, in The first industrial nation: an economic history of Britain,


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First published inThe First Industrial Nation is widely recognised as a classic text for students of the industrial by: This celebrated and seminal text examines the industrial revolution, from its genesis in pre-industrial Britain, through its development and into maturity.

A chapter-by-chapter analysis explores topics such as economic growth, agriculture, trade finance, labour and transport. First published inThe First Industrial Nation is widely recognised as a classic text for students of the industrial revolution.

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Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd ISBN: Number of pages: Weight: g Dimensions: x x 39 mm Edition: 3rd New editionBook Edition: 3rd New Edition. Just like wealth, the industrial revolution took on many aspects and was defined in many different ways depending on the location in the world.

While Britain and Western Europe really started the industrial revolution, the United States quickly took over as the leading innovator and wealthiest nation.

First published inThe First Industrial Nation is widely recognised as a classic text for students of the industrial revolution. Buy the eBook List PriceBrand: Taylor And Francis. The First Industrial Nation Posted on J by richardjohnbr In the latter part of the eighteenth and the first half of the nineteenth century, Britain underwent what historians have called an ‘industrial revolution’ with factories pouring out goods, chimneys polluting the air, escalating exports and productivity spiralling upwards.

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the first industrial nation. an economic history of britain second edition. london, new york: methuen. p., 30 p. The First Industrial Nation In the latter part of the eighteenth and the first half of the nineteenth century, Britain underwent what historians have called an ‘industrial revolution’ with factories pouring out goods, chimneys polluting the air, escalating exports and productivity spiralling upwards.Get this from a library!

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